From Climate Extra

Industry Touts Berkeley’s Repeal Of Gas-Hookup Ban, Ruling’s Reach

March 27, 2024
Natural gas and restaurant industry groups are touting an imminent legal settlement in which Berkeley, CA, is agreeing to repeal its ordinance banning gas hookups to new homes and buildings, arguing a federal appellate court ruling that required the move will hold sway over a large part of the West. “This settlement has implications far beyond the City of Berkeley and is a significant step towards safeguarding energy choice for California consumers and helping our nation continue on a path...

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